Global governance of pandemics: an assesment on the role of the WHO before and after Covid-19

Giorello, Alessandro (A.A. 2020/2021) Global governance of pandemics: an assesment on the role of the WHO before and after Covid-19. Tesi di Laurea in International economics, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Paolo Garonna, pp. 141. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: International economics
Thesis Supervisor: Garonna, Paolo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Magnani, Marco
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2022 11:30
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2022 11:30


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